New York Times, Tuesday, July 1, 1986

Author: Christy Ridley
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Christy Ridley has 54 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. The Mounties: Abbr. : RCMP
5. Its leaf is on the Canadian flag : MAPLE
10. Bridge feat : SLAM
14. Wing on an ange : AILE
15. Airs at the Met : ARIAS
16. Marquette was one : PERE
17. Chief trade artery of Canada : STLAWRENCERIVER
20. Gaze; view : EYE
21. "___ of God" : AGNES
22. Aromatic herb : ANISE
23. Exchange premium : AGIO
24. Disclose, to Donne : OPE
25. Westernmost Canada : YUKONTERRITORY
32. Nigerian province : BENIN
33. Require : NEED
34. West or Clarke : MAE
35. Lebanon's ___ Gemayel : AMIN
36. Merrymaking : REVEL
38. Leningrad's river : NEVA
39. Old car : REO
40. Flying license prerequisite : SOLO
41. Larry Bird, e.g. : CAGER
42. Former capital of Nova Scotia : ANNAPOLISROYAL
46. Ante : BET
47. Fashion's changing lines : HEMS
48. Ladle : SPOON
51. TV's "___ Vice" : MIAMI
53. In the manner of : ALA
56. Transcontinental rail system : CANADIANPACIFIC
59. Above : OVER
60. More pleasant : NICER
61. Banker's advice : SAVE
62. News : WORD
63. Lab vessel : FLASK
64. Very, in Vaudreuil : TRES
1. Flatten a Soho flat : RASE
2. Victoria or Regina : CITY
3. Miss, in Que. : MLLE
4. Legume : PEA
5. Edge : MARGIN
6. "Men ___ angels": Browning : ARENOT
7. Evergreen tree : PINE
8. Resinous substances : LACS
9. Edmonton-to-Saskatoon dir. : ESE
10. Upright piano : SPINET
11. Jacob's third son : LEVI
12. Olympic hawk : ARES
13. Nothing more than : MERE
18. Conestoga ___ : WAGON
19. Swift : RAPID
23. Related : AKIN
24. Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
25. Its capital is Sanaa : YEMEN
26. Marriage : UNION
27. Parting word : ENVOI
28. Pawnee's cousin : REE
29. Psi follower : OMEGA
30. Entangle : RAVEL
31. Woman of the ___ : YEAR
32. Silents vamp : BARA
36. Cheer : ROOT
37. Annex : ELL
38. Negative votes : NAYS
40. Disburse : SPEND
41. Funny fellow : COMIC
43. "All ___!" : ABOARD
44. Figures : SHAPES
45. State; say : REMARK
48. Flat-bottomed boat : SCOW
49. Peacock in the sky : PAVO
50. Kayo blow : ONER
51. Post : MAIL
52. Quechuan : INCA
53. At a great distance : AFAR
54. Dwell : LIVE
55. Reno "bullets" : ACES
57. News; data: Abbr. : INF
58. Adherent : IST

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